Seeing in every direction: Sphere Pro lens lets you easily capture 360-degree photos and video



Sphere Optics has a very interesting new lens, the (sphere) Pro. This lens allows users to capture 360 degrees of horizontal and 180 degrees of vertical field of view without the need to use multiple cameras or stitch footage. This lens appears to be one-of-a-kind.

It uses a toroidal design and is compatible with most camera systems, although it is currently only available in a Nikon F mount. It can be adapted to fit many cameras systems, including Panasonic Lumix cameras as you can see in the sample video below. The lens has a…

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